December 4, 2021
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Summer scholar analyzes ‘manic pixie dream girl’ in pop culture

By | Sep 1, 2016

Quirky, obnoxious and unique. These traits create the “manic pixie dream girl” trope that Ithaca College senior Alyssa Rodriguez explored this summer in collaboration with Katharine Kittredge, professor in the Department of English. Rodriguez’s project is funded by her Emerson Humanities Collaboration Award, an annual IC award that provides students with financial support for scholarly projects.


Interactive: Professors share narratives of lifelong activism

For some Ithaca College professors, protesting is how they do their part to enact change in the local community and in the classroom.


Ithaca College professors apply lifelong activism to classroom

By | Dec 6, 2012

Ithaca College professors share their past and present activism experience and how they apply it in the classroom environment.